These Items Are Not Allowed in the Recycling Cart
- No plastic bags
- Styrofoam (even if recycling symbol is on it)
- No wet or soiled paper
- No light bulbs, window glass, auto glass, dishes, drinking glasses or Pyrex
If you need additional recycling or rubbish carts, they may be obtained from the City through the Board of Health for a fee of $100/year per rubbish cart and a one-time fee of $60 for a recycling cart. Also, a free recycling drop-off permit to the landfill is available through the Board of Health. For more detail or more disposal options go to Landfill or click http://www.ci.fitchburg.ma.us/546/Landfill.